Archives par mot-clé : démocratie

Journalisme

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Why does what seems like definitional hair-splitting matter? Because when a whistleblower knocks on your door, you must decide not whose side you’re on but whom and what principles you serve. This is a way to recast the specific argument journalists are having now about whether Snowden is a hero or a traitor. Wrong question. As a journalistic organization, the Guardian had to ask whether the public had a right to the information Snowden carried, no matter which side it benefitted (so long as the public’s interests — in terms of security — were not harmed).

source : All journalism is advocacy (or it isn’t)

Comme on le voit, il reste quelques voix au USA pour comprendre l’importance de la démocratie et défendre Snowden.